Academic Calendar, 2018-2019 Information

Class of 2022 (1st year)
Orientation Wednesday, August 1 – Friday, August 3, 2018
First Day of Classes Monday, August 6, 2018
White Coat Ceremony (Arkansas Campus) Friday, August 10, 2018
White Coat Ceremony (New York Campus) Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Labor Day (no classes) Monday, September 3, 2018
Columbus Day (no classes) Monday, October 8, 2018
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) Wednesday, November 21 – Sunday, November 25, 2018
Winter Break (no classes) Thursday, December 20, 2018 – Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, January 21, 2019
Presidents’ Day (no classes) Monday, February 18, 2019
Spring Break (no classes) Saturday, March 16 – Sunday, March 24, 2019
Last Day of Classes Friday, June 7, 2019
Class of 2021 (2nd year)
Orientation and First Day of Classes Monday, August 6, 2018
Labor Day (no classes) Monday, September 3, 2018
Columbus Day (no classes) Monday, October 8, 2018
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) Wednesday, November 21 – Sunday, November 25, 2018
Winter Break (no classes) Saturday, December 15, 2018 – Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, January 21, 2019
Presidents’ Day (no classes) Monday, February 18, 2019
Spring Break (no classes) Saturday, March 16 – Sunday, March 24, 2019
Last Day of Classes Friday, May 10, 2019
Students are required to pass COMLEX-USA Level 1 prior to beginning clerkships.
Class of 2020 (3rd year)
First Day of Third-Year Courses Monday, July 2, 2018
First Day of Third-Year Clerkships* Monday, July 30, 2018
Last Day of Third-Year Courses Sunday, May 19, 2019

Students are required to pass COMLEX-USA Level 1 prior to beginning third-year Clinical Clerkships* and COMLEX Level 2, CE and PE, prior to graduation.
Class of 2019 (4th year)
First Day of Fourth-Year Clerkships Monday, June 4, 2018
Last Day of Fourth-Year Clerkships Sunday, May 5, 2019
NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Graduation, Class of 2019 TBD
NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Hooding Ceremony, Class of 2019 TBD
Students are required to pass COMLEX-USA Level 2, CE and PE, as a requirement for graduation.